International Liaison

Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Center (PASTIC) is the premier organization for dissemination of Scientific and Technological Information to the Scientists, Researchers, Engineers, Entrepreneurs, Industry and Citizens of Pakistan. One of the important objectives of PASTIC is to develop collaborations with international information networks to harness new opportunities to access better information resources for its clients. Accordingly, PASTIC developed collaborations with following international Agencies/organizations:

International Collaborations

■ DSS
MoU sighing between PASTIC with DSS (Department of Science Service, Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research, and Innovation, Bureau of Science and Technology Information Service, Thailand (In process).
■ UNESCO
PASTIC is designated as Secretariat for the IFAP National Committee (Pakistan) by UNESCO in Dec, 2018
■ BTBU
PASTIC joined hands with Beijing Technology and Business University(BTBU), China and organized a series of online China Pakistan Science Workshops (July-September 2020) PASTIC is part of CPEC Science Communication Network launched on Dec 3, 2020 and collaborate with BTBU to organize activities in 2021
■ ISTIC
Institute of Scientific and Technical Information Centre, China (ISTIC) (A delegation visited PASTIC on July 2, 2019 and MoU with ISTIC is under consideration)
■ SAARC
PASTIC as Lead Implementing Agency executed SDF funded project “Networking and Capacity Building of Women Entrepreneurs (SMEs) from SAARC Countries” in collaboration with 5 SAARC member Countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan).